Hudson International
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HUDSON INTERNATIONAL

MATERIAL SAFETY DATA SHEET

 

IDENTITY: Multi-Clean (POWDER)

 

 SECTION I

 

Manufactured For:                                                         Emergency Telephone Number

            Hudson International                                                516-377-7770

            80 Leuning Street                                                 Telephone For Information

            South Hackensack NJ 07606                                   877-482-2436

                                                                                       Date Prepared: May 2000

                                                                                       Prepared By: Staff

 

 

 SECTION II - HAZARDOUS INGREDIENTS / IDENTITY INFORMATION

 

                                                                                                       OTHER        PERCENT

Hazardous Components                    OSHA PEL      ACGIH TLV         LIMITS         OPTIONAL

Trisodium Phosphate  Dodecahydrate     NA                 NA

CAS# 10101-89-0

Sodium Metasilicate                               2 mg/m3        NA

CAS# 6834-92-0    

*2 Butoxyethanol                                   25 ppm          25 ppm                                  <5.0 %

CAS# 111-76-2           

 

*2 Butoxyethanol is subject to SARA Section 313

 

Health Rating.....  1

Flammability ..... 0

Reactivity ..... 0

Protective Clothing ..... E

 

 

 SECTION III - PHYSICAL / CHEMICAL CHARACTERISTICS

 

 Boiling Point:........... NA                              Specific Gravity.(H2O=1) >1

 Vapor Pressure(mm Hg).... NA                   Melting Point..........: NA

 Vapor Density (water=1).... NA                    Evaporation Rate.......: NA

 Solubility in water...... Complete                  (Butyl Acetate=1)

 

 Appearance and Odor: Orange powder, characteristic solvent odor

 

 

 SECTION IV - FIRE AND EXPLOSION HAZARD

 

 Flash Point (Method Used): None   

 Flammable Limits:    NA            LEL:       UEL:

 Extinguishing Media: Will not support combustion

 Special Fire Fighting Procedures: NA

 Unusual Fire and Explosion Hazards:  NA

 

 

SECTION V

 

Stability:           Unstable |    |                  Stable | X  |

Conditions to Avoid: None

Incompatibility (materials to avoid): None

Hazardous Decomposition or Byproducts: None

Hazardous Polymerization    May occur |    | Will not occur|X| Conditions to Avoid:

 

 

 SECTION VI - Health Hazard Data

 

Route(s) of entry      Inhalation?    Yes       Skin?  Minimal       Ingestion? Yes

Health Hazards (Acute and Chronic):  Skin - May cause mild irritation to skin upon prolonged or repeated contact.

Eyes - may cause irritation.

Inhalation - Inhalation of dusts may cause upper respiratory/nose and throat irritation. Studies of 2 Butoxyethanol ( <5% of total product) in experimental animals have produced damage to red blood cells by inhalation, skin absorption and ingestion.

 

Carcinogenicity:         NTP? NO      (ARC Monographs)?   NO     OSHA Regulated? NO

 

Medical Conditions Generally Aggravated by Exposure: Excessive exposure to 2 Butoxyethanol (<5% of total product) may affect blood, lungs and/or kidneys.

 

Emergency and First Aid Procedures:  Skin and eyes - flush with water.

Eyes - Get immediate medical attention after flushing with water for at least 15 minutes.

Ingestion - Do not induce Vomiting. Call physician.

Inhalation - Remove to fresh air. For breathing difficulty, discomfort, contact physician.

 

 

SECTION VII - Precautions for Safe Handling and Use                                          

 

Steps to Be Taken in Case Material is Released or Spilled:  Sweep up and contain material.

 

Waste Disposal Method:  According to federal, state and local authorities and regulation.

Precautions For Storing and Handling: Do not contaminate with unknown chemicals.

Other Precautions: None

 

 

 SECTION VIII - Control Measures

 

Respiratory Protection (Specify Type): If dusty conditions exist, use NIOSH approved respirator.

Ventilation:  Local Exhaust:                                 Special:

                   Mechanical   :                                   Other:

Protective Gloves: Yes

Eye Protection: Glasses - Eyewash should be accessible.

Other Protective Clothing or Equipment: None required.

 

Work Hygienic Practices:  Launder contaminated clothing before reuse. Wash thoroughly after

handling.